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Jamaica Legalize Ganja For Personal And Medicinal Use

Jamaica Legalize Ganja For Personal And Medicinal Use

Marijuana will no longer be illegal in Jamaica if the government is serious about their plans to decriminalize the drug. For over a century ganja has been illegal in Jamaica but that will be a thing of the past. Jamaica’s Justice Minister, Mark Golding, says that the cabinet will change […]

Jamaica Former PM PJ Patterson Calls For Tolerance Against Gays

Jamaica Former PM PJ Patterson Calls For Tolerance Against Gays

Amidst the murder of a gay political activist in Montego Bay earlier this week, former Prime Minister PJ Patterson is calling for more tolerance in for homosexuals in Jamaica. During his address at the Rotary Club of Spanish Town meeting at the Police Officers’ Club in St Andrew earlier this […]

by May 29, 2014 5 comments News, Street Talk
Gay Political Activist “Bebe” Murdered In Jamaica

Gay Political Activist “Bebe” Murdered In Jamaica

Popular Montego Bay-based gay political activist Kenrick “Bebe” Stephenson was murdered outside his home earlier this week. According to reports, Stephenson was shot several times by armed thugs at the entrance to his home in Coral Gardens on Sunday night. Kenrick Stephenson, popularly known as Bebe, was a openly gay […]

by May 29, 2014 36 comments News
Dancehall: Girl Break Neck And Die Performing Acrobatic Dance

Dancehall: Girl Break Neck And Die Performing Acrobatic Dance

Update: Sources connected to the girl in the photo told Urban Islandz this weekend that she did not died. The source also promise to send a video proving she is still dancing. Urban Islandz will update you as soon as we have more details. ……………………………………………………………….. Dancehall has become a dangerous […]

Asafa Powell Speak Out On Doping Ban

Asafa Powell Speak Out On Doping Ban

Asafa Powell was slapped with an 18-month suspension after being tested positive for doping and he is calling it unfair. The former world record holder along with his teammate Sherone Simpson were tested positive last year for a banned substance oxilofrine at the Jamaica National trials. SEE ALSO: Asafa Powell […]

by April 24, 2014 0 comments News

Usain Bolt Put His Daggering Skills To The Test At Trini Carnival [PHOTO]

Usain Bolt don’t just run fast, he also party hard. The Jamaican sprint legend recently converged on Trinidad and Tobago for some Carnival fun and these are some photos from the aftermath. SEE ALSO: Usain Bolt “Tun Up” Carnival In Trinidad [VIDEO] SEE ALSO: New Usain Bolt Family Photo In […]

Agent Sasco Talks Fighting Crime In Jamaica

Agent Sasco Talks Fighting Crime In Jamaica

Agent Sasco is one of a many dancehall artistes who are fed up with the crime problems plaguing Jamaica. Sasco, formerly known as Assassin, recently took timeout to give some insight into his thoughts on dealing with the crime problem in the island. This is what Agent Sasco said: “It […]

by March 11, 2014 0 comments News
Jamaican Athlete Cavahn McKenzie Died While Competing In Trinidad

Jamaican Athlete Cavahn McKenzie Died While Competing In Trinidad

This is some very sad news we are reporting. Jamaican athlete Cavahn McKenzie collapsed and died on Saturday while competing in the junior men’s six-kilometre in Trinidad & Tobago. He was competing in the North America, Central America and Caribbean (NACAC) Cross Country Championships. The news sent shockwaves throughout the […]